LACC Indicts NEC Boss for Corruption and Conflict of Interest
The Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) has found Madam Davidetta Browne Lansanah, chairperson of the National Elections Commission (NEC) liable for corruption and conflict of interest in the lease of 20 Thermometers for a huge sum of US$182,320.
LACC, in its year-end press briefing said Madam Lansanah confessed during investigation that David T. Browne, vice president for operations of Tuma Enterprise Inc. is her biological brother.
Tuma Enterprise is the company to which the contract for the delivery of the facial recognition materials was awarded and its President, Arnold Badio, is a half brother to Davidetta Browne Lansanah.
Cllr. Edward Kla Martin, Executive chairman of the Liberia Anti-Corruption said Joseph Kerkulah, director of procurement is also held liable for colluding with the NEC boss to misappropriate/embezzle public funds.